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TOP OPENING WEEKENDS BY SEASON
1982-Present


Note: This chart only shows the top 200 movies, regardless of sorting.
RankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening*% of TotalTheatersAverageAdjusted Gross^Date**
1 Scary Movie 3 Dim. $70,933,900 43.7% 3,505 $20,238 $162,138,900 10/24/03
2 Shark Tale DW $68,148,900 29.6% 4,016 $16,968 $230,264,100 10/01/04
3 Rush Hour NL $62,555,700 23.5% 2,638 $23,713 $265,698,500 9/18/98
4 Paranormal Activity 3 Par. $59,684,700 50.5% 3,321 $17,972 $118,110,700 10/21/11
5 Gravity WB $59,392,800 20.3% 3,575 $16,613 $292,817,400 10/04/13
6 The Grudge Sony $56,015,200 35.5% 3,245 $17,262 $157,986,300 10/22/04
7 Red Dragon Uni. $55,912,000 39.2% 3,357 $16,655 $142,530,600 10/04/02
8 Jackass 3-D Par. $55,885,600 43.0% 3,081 $18,138 $130,108,900 10/15/10
9 The Martian Fox $55,494,600 23.8% 3,831 $14,486 $233,466,600 10/02/15
10 Taken 2 Fox $54,681,500 35.4% 3,661 $14,936 $154,466,100 10/05/12
11 Sweet Home Alabama BV $54,546,900 28.0% 3,293 $16,564 $194,543,800 9/27/02
12 Hotel Transylvania 2 Sony $52,224,000 30.1% 3,754 $13,912 $173,423,800 9/25/15
13 High School Musical 3: Senior Year BV $52,040,200 46.4% 3,623 $14,364 $112,127,200 10/24/08
14 Hotel Transylvania Sony $48,589,000 29.7% 3,349 $14,509 $163,845,300 9/28/12
15 Meet the Parents Uni. $47,209,900 17.2% 2,614 $18,060 $273,746,400 10/06/00
16 Insidious Chapter 2 FD $45,665,700 48.9% 3,049 $14,977 $93,341,200 9/13/13
17 Saw III LGF $45,617,800 41.9% 3,167 $14,403 $108,904,200 10/27/06
18 Paranormal Activity 2 Par. $45,147,500 48.0% 3,216 $14,039 $94,064,100 10/22/10
19 Saw II Lions $44,000,200 36.5% 2,949 $14,920 $120,713,300 10/28/05
20 The Exorcism of Emily Rose SGem $41,682,200 40.0% 2,981 $13,981 $104,117,700 9/09/05
21 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre NL $41,418,900 34.9% 3,016 $13,732 $118,769,600 10/17/03
22 Saw IV LGF $41,034,500 50.2% 3,183 $12,891 $81,793,300 10/26/07
23 Double Jeopardy Par. $40,534,400 19.9% 2,547 $15,915 $204,019,200 9/24/99
24 Gone Girl Fox $40,179,700 22.4% 3,014 $13,331 $179,746,300 10/03/14
25 Couples Retreat Uni. $40,053,800 31.4% 3,000 $13,351 $127,527,900 10/09/09
26 Annabelle WB (NL) $39,773,900 44.1% 3,185 $12,488 $90,264,400 10/03/14
27 Jackass: Number Two Par. $39,363,000 39.8% 3,059 $12,867 $98,779,000 9/22/06
28 Puss in Boots P/DW $38,690,700 22.8% 3,952 $9,790 $169,408,500 10/28/11
29 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 Sony $38,573,900 30.2% 4,001 $9,641 $127,733,800 9/27/13
30 Where the Wild Things Are WB $38,194,800 42.4% 3,735 $10,226 $90,177,600 10/16/09
31 The First Wives Club Par. $38,040,800 17.9% 1,922 $19,791 $212,171,700 9/20/96
32 The Equalizer Sony $37,560,100 34.5% 3,236 $11,607 $108,764,300 9/26/14
33 Saw V LGF $37,211,700 53.0% 3,060 $12,161 $70,261,700 10/24/08
34 Sully WB $36,592,400 28.2% 3,525 $10,381 $129,719,600 9/09/16
35 The Departed WB $36,493,100 20.4% 3,017 $12,094 $178,873,700 10/06/06
36 Beverly Hills Chihuahua BV $36,278,700 31.0% 3,215 $11,285 $117,024,100 10/03/08
37 The Magnificent Seven (2016) Sony $36,253,000 37.8% 3,674 $9,868 $96,023,100 9/23/16
38 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs Sony $36,113,700 24.6% 3,119 $11,578 $146,657,900 9/18/09
39 Eagle Eye P/DW $36,093,300 28.7% 3,510 $10,283 $125,600,000 9/26/08
40 The Maze Runner Fox $35,772,100 32.3% 3,604 $9,925 $110,902,900 9/19/14
41 Training Day WB $35,419,900 29.4% 2,712 $13,060 $120,363,600 10/05/01
42 Stargate MGM $35,413,300 23.3% 2,033 $17,418 $152,208,800 10/28/94
43 Jackass: The Movie Par. $34,830,800 35.4% 2,509 $13,881 $98,301,200 10/25/02
44 Once Upon a Time in Mexico Sony $34,534,100 41.6% 3,282 $10,522 $83,091,000 9/12/03
45 Remember the Titans BV $34,481,000 18.1% 1,865 $18,489 $190,567,500 9/29/00
46 Flightplan BV $34,159,100 27.5% 3,424 $9,976 $124,394,800 9/23/05
47 Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa Par. $34,128,200 31.4% 3,336 $10,230 $108,650,400 10/25/13
48 The Lion King (in 3D) BV $33,759,200 31.9% 2,330 $14,489 $105,921,100 9/16/11
49 Blue Streak Sony $33,615,400 28.1% 2,735 $12,290 $119,820,900 9/17/99
50 Resident Evil: Apocalypse SGem $32,977,900 45.0% 3,284 $10,041 $73,298,100 9/10/04
51 Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials Fox $32,668,300 38.2% 3,791 $8,617 $85,582,800 9/18/15
52 Antz DW $32,593,800 19.0% 2,449 $13,308 $171,729,500 10/02/98
53 Kill Bill Vol. 1 Mira. $32,566,200 31.5% 3,102 $10,497 $103,322,900 10/10/03
54 Underworld SGem $32,071,500 41.9% 2,915 $11,001 $76,603,000 9/19/03
55 Open Season Sony $32,064,500 27.8% 3,833 $8,365 $115,509,300 9/29/06
56 Stigmata MGM $32,041,900 36.6% 2,899 $11,051 $87,581,000 9/10/99
57 Paranormal Activity 4 Par. $32,030,400 53.8% 3,412 $9,388 $59,525,300 10/19/12
58 Ladder 49 BV $31,620,600 29.6% 3,260 $9,699 $106,673,700 10/01/04
59 Barbershop MGM $31,562,500 27.2% 1,605 $19,664 $115,941,200 9/13/02
60 Real Steel BV $31,018,100 32.0% 3,440 $9,017 $97,023,300 10/07/11
61 Resident Evil: Afterlife SGem $30,729,000 45.7% 3,203 $9,593 $67,238,100 9/10/10
62 I Know What You Did Last Summer Sony $30,637,900 21.8% 2,524 $12,138 $140,586,200 10/17/97
63 Demolition Man WB $30,626,300 24.6% 2,246 $13,636 $124,665,600 10/08/93
64 Resident Evil: Extinction SGem $30,596,300 46.8% 2,828 $10,818 $65,445,700 9/21/07
65 The Specialist WB $30,450,900 25.0% 2,522 $12,074 $121,998,400 10/07/94
66 The Forgotten SonR $30,094,500 31.3% 3,104 $9,695 $96,105,800 9/24/04
67 What Dreams May Come Poly $30,012,900 28.6% 2,526 $11,881 $104,979,600 10/02/98
68 The Game Plan BV $29,656,100 25.3% 3,103 $9,557 $117,029,500 9/28/07
69 Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children Fox $29,199,600 33.1% 3,522 $8,290 $88,233,400 9/30/16
70 In & Out Par. $29,090,700 23.5% 1,992 $14,604 $123,679,300 9/19/97
71 Friday Night Lights Uni. $29,016,400 33.1% 2,667 $10,878 $87,691,700 10/08/04
72 School of Rock Par. $28,929,700 24.2% 2,614 $11,066 $119,725,100 10/03/03
73 Zombieland Sony $28,893,300 32.7% 3,036 $9,517 $88,304,500 10/02/09
74 Boo! A Madea Halloween LGF $28,825,700 38.9% 2,260 $12,754 $74,039,200 10/21/16
75 Ray Uni. $28,688,100 26.6% 2,006 $14,300 $107,655,600 10/29/04
76 Brother Bear BV $28,607,900 22.8% 3,030 $9,441 $125,651,300 11/01/03
77 Seven NL $28,508,900 14.0% 2,441 $11,678 $204,124,600 9/22/95
78 The Grudge 2 Sony $28,265,200 53.2% 3,211 $8,802 $53,128,000 10/13/06
79 Tyler Perry's I Can Do Bad All By Myself LGF $27,941,300 45.5% 2,255 $12,391 $61,370,300 9/11/09
80 House on Haunted Hill WB $27,905,600 39.1% 2,710 $10,297 $71,429,100 10/29/99
81 The Perfect Guy SGem $27,896,400 45.9% 2,221 $12,560 $60,732,000 9/11/15
82 The Game Poly $27,768,200 29.7% 2,403 $11,555 $93,594,200 9/12/97
83 Three Kings WB $27,733,400 26.2% 2,942 $9,425 $105,963,000 10/01/99
84 Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married? LGF $27,592,300 38.7% 2,011 $13,720 $71,332,600 10/12/07
85 The Town WB $27,451,800 26.6% 2,861 $9,596 $103,086,300 9/17/10
86 The Visit Uni. $27,400,100 39.6% 3,069 $8,928 $69,166,800 9/11/15
87 Captain Phillips Sony $27,381,500 24.0% 3,020 $9,067 $114,166,600 10/11/13
88 Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare NL $27,380,600 37.2% 1,862 $14,703 $73,637,100 9/13/91
89 The Rundown Uni. $27,353,700 38.9% 3,152 $8,678 $70,362,700 9/26/03
90 Michael Jackson's This Is It Sony $27,142,400 32.2% 3,481 $7,798 $84,216,700 10/28/09
91 Look Who's Talking TriS $27,112,900 8.8% 1,208 $22,444 $309,750,200 10/13/89
92 K-PAX Uni. $27,039,500 34.2% 2,541 $10,641 $79,059,500 10/26/01
93 The Good Son Fox $26,885,400 28.0% 1,847 $14,555 $96,179,000 9/24/93
94 Don't Say a Word Fox $26,843,500 31.1% 2,802 $9,580 $86,385,200 9/28/01
95 No Good Deed (2014) SGem $26,681,300 46.4% 2,175 $12,268 $57,504,200 9/12/14
96 Tim Burton's Corpse Bride WB $26,552,800 35.9% 3,204 $8,287 $74,003,500 9/23/05
97 Saw Lions $26,163,900 33.1% 2,315 $11,301 $79,000,800 10/29/04
98 Get Shorty MGM $25,954,700 17.6% 1,612 $16,100 $147,352,500 10/20/95
99 Timecop Uni. $25,659,000 26.9% 2,228 $11,517 $95,394,300 9/16/94
100 Kiss the Girls Par. $25,595,400 21.8% 2,271 $11,270 $117,231,500 10/03/97
101 Fury (2014) Sony $25,387,300 27.6% 3,173 $8,001 $91,940,500 10/17/14
102 Dracula Untold Uni. $25,186,100 41.8% 2,885 $8,730 $60,281,000 10/10/14
103 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning NL $25,120,300 46.8% 2,820 $8,908 $53,634,000 10/06/06
104 Contagion WB $25,084,100 29.6% 3,222 $7,785 $84,710,400 9/09/11
105 Saw 3D LGF $25,005,300 48.9% 2,808 $8,906 $51,114,900 10/29/10
106 The Accountant WB $24,991,400 28.6% 3,332 $7,500 $87,238,400 10/14/16
107 The Social Network Sony $24,911,600 23.1% 2,771 $8,990 $107,615,300 10/01/10
108 Practical Magic WB $24,840,200 28.3% 2,652 $9,366 $87,661,000 10/16/98
109 The Girl on the Train (2016) Uni. $24,815,400 32.5% 3,144 $7,893 $76,252,800 10/07/16
110 Sleepers WB $24,750,700 23.1% 1,915 $12,923 $107,233,700 10/18/96
111 Law Abiding Citizen Over. $24,578,300 28.7% 2,890 $8,504 $85,666,800 10/16/09
112 The Guardian BV $24,438,800 32.7% 3,241 $7,540 $74,658,700 9/29/06
113 Black Mass WB $24,391,000 37.1% 3,188 $7,651 $65,675,600 9/18/15
114 Zoolander Par. $24,384,700 34.4% 2,507 $9,726 $70,946,300 9/28/01
115 Red Sum. $24,152,200 24.1% 3,255 $7,421 $100,309,600 10/15/10
116 Goosebumps Sony $24,134,400 29.5% 3,501 $6,893 $81,842,800 10/16/15
117 Ronin MGM $24,068,700 30.5% 2,487 $9,677 $78,884,600 9/25/98
118 Resident Evil: Retribution SGem $24,055,800 49.7% 3,012 $7,986 $48,387,100 9/14/12
119 Out of Time MGM $23,861,900 39.4% 3,076 $7,756 $60,574,700 10/03/03
120 The Peacemaker DW $23,846,000 29.8% 2,362 $10,095 $79,915,700 9/26/97
121 Thirteen Ghosts WB $23,819,800 36.2% 2,781 $8,565 $65,760,800 10/26/01
122 Looper TriS $23,769,400 32.4% 2,992 $7,944 $73,424,800 9/28/12
123 Burn After Reading Focus $23,683,600 31.7% 2,651 $8,933 $74,729,700 9/12/08
124 Prisoners WB $23,605,100 35.3% 3,260 $7,241 $66,864,700 9/20/13
125 The Devil's Advocate WB $23,572,100 20.0% 2,161 $10,906 $117,953,300 10/17/97
126 The Last of the Mohicans Fox $23,513,900 14.5% 1,491 $15,769 $161,746,300 9/25/92
127 Jack Reacher: Never Go Back Par. $23,132,700 39.0% 3,780 $6,120 $59,363,700 10/21/16
128 The Tuxedo DW $23,029,900 29.8% 3,022 $7,620 $77,335,400 9/27/02
129 The Ring DW $22,975,400 11.6% 1,981 $11,597 $197,432,800 10/18/02
130 Paranormal Activity Par. $22,917,300 18.2% 760 $30,155 $126,064,400 10/16/09
131 For Love of the Game Uni. $22,822,900 37.1% 2,829 $8,066 $61,580,100 9/17/99
132 Random Hearts Sony $22,772,000 41.3% 2,697 $8,442 $55,129,500 10/08/99
133 Just Like Heaven DW $22,757,200 34.0% 3,508 $6,487 $67,012,200 9/16/05
134 The Legend of Zorro Sony $22,645,900 35.2% 3,520 $6,432 $64,408,700 10/28/05
135 Sea of Love Uni. $22,432,900 17.1% 1,246 $18,004 $131,158,900 9/15/89
136 Bride of Chucky Uni. $22,425,700 36.9% 2,412 $9,296 $60,705,600 10/16/98
137 Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow Par. $22,304,100 41.3% 3,170 $7,035 $54,059,600 9/17/04
138 Storks WB $22,263,000 29.9% 3,922 $5,677 $74,336,400 9/23/16
139 Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit DW $22,226,400 28.6% 3,645 $6,097 $77,812,600 10/07/05
140 The Kingdom Uni. $22,141,100 36.0% 2,793 $7,927 $61,424,700 9/28/07
141 Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps Fox $21,920,800 37.4% 3,565 $6,149 $58,679,100 9/24/10
142 Max Payne Fox $21,841,000 43.4% 3,376 $6,469 $50,380,000 10/17/08
143 Moneyball Sony $21,834,600 25.6% 2,993 $7,296 $85,421,300 9/23/11
144 Book of Shadows: Blair Witch 2 Art. $21,810,800 50.0% 3,317 $6,574 $43,604,000 10/27/00
145 The River Wild Uni. $21,724,000 21.8% 2,074 $10,474 $99,568,700 9/30/94
146 Soul Food Fox $21,688,300 25.6% 1,336 $16,232 $84,640,600 9/26/97
147 Black Rain Par. $21,669,900 20.9% 1,610 $13,458 $103,482,400 9/22/89
148 Bedazzled (2000) Fox $21,617,300 34.6% 2,568 $8,417 $62,450,500 10/20/00
149 Riddick Uni. $21,579,100 45.5% 3,107 $6,945 $47,405,900 9/06/13
150 Tyler Perry's The Family That Preys LGF $21,520,800 46.8% 2,070 $10,397 $45,942,300 9/12/08
151 Argo WB $21,488,500 14.3% 3,232 $6,648 $150,631,400 10/12/12
152 Sneakers Uni. $21,488,400 19.5% 1,731 $12,414 $110,177,500 9/11/92
153 Doom Uni. $21,481,400 54.9% 3,044 $7,057 $39,127,600 10/21/05
154 Dolphin Tale WB $21,443,900 26.2% 3,507 $6,114 $81,700,600 9/23/11
155 Ouija Uni. $21,288,900 39.1% 2,858 $7,449 $54,471,100 10/24/14
156 Serendipity Mira. $20,904,400 26.5% 2,601 $8,036 $78,986,200 10/05/01
157 30 Days of Night Sony $20,612,300 40.3% 2,855 $7,219 $51,129,100 10/19/07
158 Bandits MGM $20,498,400 31.4% 3,207 $6,391 $65,292,700 10/12/01
159 The Beverly Hillbillies Fox $20,454,200 21.6% 2,152 $9,504 $94,546,200 10/15/93
160 Deepwater Horizon LG/S $20,453,600 32.9% 3,259 $6,276 $62,132,400 9/30/16
161 Easy A SGem $20,448,200 31.3% 2,856 $7,159 $65,306,800 9/17/10
162 Righteous Kill Over. $20,167,600 40.6% 3,152 $6,399 $49,627,300 9/12/08
163 The Prestige BV $20,089,800 27.9% 2,281 $8,807 $72,006,500 10/20/06
164 First Blood Orion $20,084,200 14.1% 901 $22,289 $142,762,800 10/22/82
165 Urban Legend Sony $19,932,300 27.9% 2,257 $8,831 $71,543,100 9/25/98
166 Sinister LG/S $19,886,700 37.4% 2,527 $7,870 $53,105,700 10/12/12
167 Malice Col. $19,825,700 19.9% 1,431 $13,853 $99,648,200 10/01/93
168 Pulp Fiction Mira. $19,804,500 8.8% 1,338 $14,800 $225,687,800 10/14/94
169 Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day BV $19,665,400 27.4% 3,088 $6,369 $71,758,900 10/10/14
170 Radio SonR $19,613,600 25.4% 3,074 $6,379 $77,107,600 10/24/03
171 Gridiron Gang Sony $19,564,300 37.5% 3,504 $5,582 $52,163,000 9/15/06
172 Seven Years in Tibet Sony $19,407,700 26.4% 2,103 $9,227 $73,517,200 10/10/97
173 Good Boy! MGM $19,323,600 34.8% 3,225 $5,992 $55,532,400 10/10/03
174 Fight Club Fox $19,312,100 29.8% 1,963 $9,837 $64,729,300 10/15/99
175 Matchstick Men WB $19,294,600 35.5% 2,711 $7,116 $54,411,000 9/12/03
176 Commando Fox $19,282,600 21.9% 1,495 $12,897 $87,898,300 10/04/85
177 Crocodile Dundee Par. $19,262,900 4.7% 879 $21,913 $410,739,900 9/26/86
178 Assassins WB $19,166,900 30.9% 2,343 $8,179 $61,929,700 10/06/95
179 Halloween III: Season of the Witch Uni. $19,150,600 44.0% 1,297 $14,765 $43,542,900 10/22/82
180 The Intern WB $19,103,600 24.7% 3,305 $5,780 $77,422,000 9/25/15
181 Finding Nemo (3D) BV $19,068,700 40.9% 2,904 $6,566 $46,664,000 9/14/12
182 The Boxtrolls Focus $19,007,000 34.9% 3,464 $5,487 $54,462,300 9/26/14
183 Striking Distance Col. $18,694,400 36.1% 1,889 $9,895 $51,767,900 9/17/93
184 Lakeview Terrace SGem $18,578,200 38.2% 2,464 $7,540 $48,614,600 9/19/08
185 Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole WB $18,578,200 29.8% 3,575 $5,197 $62,258,300 9/24/10
186 The Ghost and the Darkness Par. $18,534,400 23.9% 2,142 $8,653 $77,675,700 10/11/96
187 Intolerable Cruelty Uni. $18,465,700 35.5% 2,564 $7,200 $52,079,200 10/10/03
188 To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar Uni. $18,432,300 24.7% 1,294 $14,244 $74,541,500 9/08/95
189 The Long Kiss Goodnight NL $18,233,300 27.1% 2,245 $8,122 $67,273,600 10/11/96
190 The Book of Life (2014) Fox $18,214,000 33.9% 3,071 $5,931 $53,743,300 10/17/14
191 A Night at the Roxbury Par. $18,206,100 31.7% 1,865 $9,762 $57,493,400 10/02/98
192 3:10 to Yuma (2007) LGF $18,135,400 26.2% 2,652 $6,838 $69,268,200 9/07/07
193 The Heartbreak Kid P/DW $18,118,700 38.1% 3,229 $5,611 $47,534,700 10/05/07
194 Secondhand Lions NL $17,897,700 28.9% 3,013 $5,940 $62,025,000 9/19/03
195 Surrogates BV $17,759,400 39.4% 2,951 $6,018 $45,066,600 9/25/09
196 Footloose (2011) Par. $17,662,000 30.0% 3,549 $4,976 $58,812,400 10/14/11
197 Good Luck Chuck LGF $17,640,400 39.0% 2,612 $6,753 $45,247,600 9/21/07
198 Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas BV $17,635,000 16.4% 1,654 $10,662 $107,373,700 10/29/93
199 Ghost Ship WB $17,601,600 38.2% 2,787 $6,315 $46,038,800 10/25/02
200 Quarantine SGem $17,595,900 44.8% 2,461 $7,150 $39,239,600 10/10/08

Note: Fall is defined as the day after Labor Day Weekend through the Thursday before the First Friday in November.


CHART NOTES
* Weekend equals Fri-Sat-Sun. Movies that do not have a 3-day opening gross are not included on this chart.
^ Total Gross does not include additional releases, if any.
** First weekend of wide release.

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